SEIU-West is pleased to offer up the opportunity to be nominated to the Saskatchewan Federation of Labour (SFL) Workers of Colour Committee.
If you are interested in being a part of this committee, please fill out the online SEIU-West Expression of Interest Form on or before March 28, 2018.
The SFL Workers of Colour Committee provides representation and support to union members of colour to facilitate their participation in the labour movement.
The committee consists of union members from different sectors and areas of the province. The committee is relfective of every workplace that is represented by a union affiliated to the Saskatchewan Federation of Labour (SFL).
- To recognize the ever-changing demographics of Saskatchewan: The SFL Workers of Colour works toward securing the SFL’s future in the labour movement by reflecting this demographcial change within our workforce.
- To use our wealth of knowledge to support differences and respect different cultures
- To encourage greater participation of Workers of Colour at the local level and all other decision making levels.
- To work with other Equity seeking groups to broaden and develop our goals, we build coalitions in the community, and make the SFL and Labour the movement of choice.
The SFL Workers of Colour Committee is appointed following SFL conventions in even-numbered years.
To be appointed you must be nominated by your union.